Leinster Youth/Senior Championship 2018

Please see details below for the Leinster Youth/Senior Championship which will be held from Saturday May 5th (evening) through to Monday May 7th. As the gala arrangements have changed substantially since last year, please carefully read the following, along with the gala documentation. 1. This gala is only for swimmers (registered with Leinster-region clubs) aged 15yrs or over on Dec 31st next (that is, born in 2003 or earlier). Younger swimmers (aged 11-14) will compete in the Leinster Age-Group gala which will be held over the first weekend in June. 2. The Youth/Senior Division One and the Division Two galas concurrently. Heats for swimmers in any particular discipline in Division One will be followed immediately by heats in the same discipline in Division Two. Event numbers 1 to 41 are Division One events. Event numbers 105 to 137 are Division Two events. So, for example, heats in Event 28 (Div

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Aer Lingus Swimming Club Gala 12th and 13th May 2018

Please see the link below for details of the Aer Lingus SC Gala in May. This will be a Level 2 licensed gala, with times achieved eligible for IAG Div 2. The meet is specifically aimed at being an IAG Div 2 qualifier so is target at swimmers looking for IAG Div 2 times. Please consult with coaches who will provide entry advice. Note there is a typo in this document. Events 37 and 38 are 4 x 50 Free Relays as opposed to 200 Free Individual event. ALSC Club Gala 2018

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Officials training update

Many thanks to all of those who attended last nights Timekeeper training. This was a useful and informative session. Viking still need 2 Timekeepers, 8 Judges (Level 2) and 1 Referee as part of Swim Leinster gala requirements. More details on these courses will be sent on soon. Anyone who has a specific interest in attending the Referee courses is invited to contact a committee member.

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Cancellation of training and gala

Please be advised that training on Saturday & Sunday 3 & 4 March is cancelled. Once we have an update on conditions and availability of the pool we will provide further updates. As safety is the primary concern here we will only resume training when it is safe to do so. The Tallaght swim club Gala on the same days is also cancelled.

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Tallaght Swim Team Annual Gala 3rd & 4th March 2018

Please see link below for details of the Tallaght Swim Team Annual Gala (Marion Lane Short Course Gala) 3rd & 4th March 2018. Links for entries have been sent in email. Payments should be made to Viking bank account stating family name and gala, then details forwarded to gala secretary. Closing date for Viking entries is Wednesday February 14 at 6pm. For entry assistance see document on Entering a Gala on the website. Gala details: Marion Lane SC Gala 2018

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